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Full text of "Rapid Population Growth Consequences And Policy Implications"

Index, Volume II
Abortion, induced: and birth rate, 126, 522-24; compulsory, 624, 628; consequences of suppressing, 500-508; and contraceptive programs, 213, 480, 499-501, 508-12, 525; death from, 169, 501-8; in demographic transition, 124, 126, 479-91; health services'for, 371, 385, 390; laws concerning, 481, 513-24; liberalization of, 522-24; and low fertility determinants, 404, 491-500, 511-12; policy formation on, 524-26; prevalence of, 118-19; 129/1, 169, 370, 481-91; religious attitudes on, 513-16
Africa, 226, 229, 676; attitudes on population in, 539-41, 544, 587; demographic patterns in, 105, 106, 110, 112, 144, 329, 642; education in, 316-18, 321-23, 325, 328, 330, 333; migration in, 284, 288. See also Ghana
Age structure: and birth and death rates, 651-75; causes of, 576-77, 580; in demographic transition, 114-17; economic effects of, 180-81, 188, 203, 205, 250, 647; and education, 317, 327, 329, 330-31, 337-38, 346, 384; and fertility, 127n, 167-68, 569-70, 640; and health services, 369, 384, 386; political effects of, 576-82, 607-8, 612; of stationary population, 208, 649-51. See also Dependency ratio
Aggressive behavior, 572, 588
Agriculture: economic incentives for, 247, 251, 260, 267; employment in, 138, 139, 141, 143, 163; and government policies, 251, 258, 260, 262, 267, 575; increasing yields in, 223, 226, 228, 234, 248-49; and information to farmers,
228, 263, 268; land for, 229-31; and nonagricxutural inputs, 250, 251-53; modernization of, 228, 248-68, 354, 631; and regional inequality, 258, 263-65, 268; scientific-technical research for, 245, 247-48, 254-55, 267; skills needed for, 247, 248, 252, 259; traditional, 250, 251, 261, 265. See also Food
Agricultural revolution, 105, 228
Air, 235-36, 242
Albania: abortion in, 520, 523; birth rates in, 125,128,130,133
Algeria, 108
Argentina, 126, 257, 260, 282-83
Arkansas, 581
Asia: agriculture in, 246, 257, 262, 267; attitudes on population growth in, 535-39, 541; demographic data on, 106, 112, 678; demographic patterns in, 105, 110,128, 129, 329, 587; education in, 316, 312, 322/1, 323, 324-25, 330; migration in, 288; pollution sources in, 230; socioeconomic development of, and fertility, 142-44
Australia, 125-27, 133, 231, 260, 644
Automobile, 235
Baby boom, 577, 641,674
Barbados, 133, 140
Birth control: definition of, 118, 383; in fertility decline, 124, 130,168-69, 171, 646; government provision of, 212-14, 217; mortality from, 507; by older ages, 641; uncertainty in, 160-61. See also Contraceptives; Family planning programs
687licy, 70; population vs. income in demand for, 18-19; substitutes for, 17; supply of, 1, 2, 16-22, 65; and trade, 19,20,21-22